The pilot project successfully demonstrated, that public bicycle rental system could be an important instrument for promoting cycling and the whole field of ecomobility. Municipalities and regions, which are thinking about implementing public bicycle rental systems could learn from the model...
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Cycle hire schemes
22. December 2014 | Nachrichten > Germany
Mainz' bike sharing system MVGmyBIKE provides local mobility services, including busses, trains, tramways and bicycles. Its focus lays on the combination of rental bikes and the public transport system. The system is operated by the local transportation company.
10. September 2014 | Praxisbeispiel >
Bike Rental System
In the summer of 2009, Hamburg became one of about 100 cities worldwide, which offer a public bike rental system. The service is called "StadtRAD", literally meaning 'City Bike'.
16. September 2013 | Praxisbeispiel > Hamburg
After ten years international experience, the 46,536 bicycles provided by JCDecaux for self-service rental and their 3,882 docking stations have been selected by 66 cities in 10 different countries in Europe and Asia-Pacific, attracting a total of nearly 550,000 subscribers around the world.
23. April 2013 | Nachrichten > European Union, Worldwide
A mere 68 bike-share cities had services operational in December 2007.
3. January 2013 | Nachrichten > Worldwide
Copenhagen is getting ready to GoBike
12. November 2012 | Nachrichten > Denmark
Right from their start-up, bike-sharing services can contribute 10 - 20 jobs to the local economy for smaller implementations and 30 - 50 jobs for larger ones.
26. August 2012 | Nachrichten > European Union, USA
With the Warsaw bike rental system Veturilo it is possible to use 57 Veturilo stations with 1.000 bikes since August 2012.
6. August 2012 | Nachrichten > Poland
450 bike-sharing systems worldwide were all modeled after vélo'v / Vélib'.
21. July 2012 | Nachrichten > France
For the first time EuroTest conducted a comparison of 40 public bicycles schemes in 18 countries. The focus was on bicycle hire systems that are increasingly on offer in public areas.
13. July 2012 | Nachrichten > European Union